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by cooper66
Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Rear ride height
Replies: 31
Views: 8258

Re: Rear ride height

Hello Andrew,

Did you solve the issue for your car ? after driving it maybe ?

Thanks for the feedback I have the same issue, new boge shock + SNG new springs.
by cooper66
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Triple SU building tutorial
Replies: 11
Views: 1615

Re: Triple SU building tutorial

ok, basically either you have the right tool which is quite expensive or you don't and it is very difficult to have something aligned.

I'm curious to know if some members tried to do it, and if yes how.
by cooper66
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Triple SU building tutorial
Replies: 11
Views: 1615

Re: Triple SU building tutorial

Hello, Thanks all for your comments and usefull informations. Few questions : 1°) I see some tutorial in order to replace the P.T.F.E bush, but burlen kit doesn't contain such bushes but metal ones. Are these P.T.F.E available on the market ? are the metal bush more better ? 2°) did some of you repl...
by cooper66
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Triple SU building tutorial
Replies: 11
Views: 1615

Triple SU building tutorial

Hello,

Do you have any tutorial or detailed post for triple HD8 rebuilding please ?

I found some but not really detailed.

Thanks in advance
by cooper66
Sat May 19, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Front frames
Replies: 7
Views: 1549

Re: Front frames

Hi Jonathan,


Thanks for the feedback ! ok I'm already in touch with Uryk and Andy.

I think they supply also SNG baratt correct ?

Thanks
by cooper66
Thu May 17, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Front frames
Replies: 7
Views: 1549

Front frames

Hello everybody,

My front side frames and bonnet frame are dead, I need to replace them.

Martin Robey and Etype fabs, are there some other suppliers ?

Thanks
by cooper66
Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: The end of VSE ?
Replies: 1
Views: 697

The end of VSE ?

Dears, I contacted VSE for the rebuilding of my 4.2 engine, and they replied me that they will stop their activities because Tim will retire. Is anybody aware of this ?

That's a bad news !

thanks

pierre
by cooper66
Sun Feb 16, 2014 11:26 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: cooling system S1 and fan
Replies: 17
Views: 3955

Ok thanks Ralph but my additional fan turns in the right way, it blows through the radiator.
by cooper66
Mon Feb 10, 2014 7:16 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: cooling system S1 and fan
Replies: 17
Views: 3955

Ok i have just understood ! there are two types of kenlowe : -sucker : which is placed just behind the radiator and draw the air through the radiator as you explained David http://www.holden.co.uk/displayproduct.asp?sg=1&pgCode=083&sgName=Electrical&pgName=Heaters+%26+Electrical+Fans&agCode=0221&agN...
by cooper66
Sun Feb 09, 2014 9:12 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: cooling system S1 and fan
Replies: 17
Views: 3955

Ok thanks for your answers. So i will get rid off these two fans. So the original fan draw air flow that's right ? and i supose that the coolcat fan do the same thing but it is more efficient ! @Heuer : i don't understand why the original fan motor has to be sawn off? The Kenlowe fan must be placed ...
by cooper66
Sat Feb 08, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: cooling system S1 and fan
Replies: 17
Views: 3955

A picture of the additional fan :

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by cooper66
Sat Feb 08, 2014 6:05 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: cooling system S1 and fan
Replies: 17
Views: 3955

cooling system S1 and fan

Hello, I need some advice for the cooling system of my S1 4.2. I changed all hoses, i cleaned the radiator and changed the water pump. The car works well, when i drive the temperature is about 70?C but the problem is the hot weather combined with traffic jams. I have a strange mounting : the origina...
by cooper66
Sat Nov 30, 2013 12:18 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: New 65 S1 OTS in france
Replies: 3
Views: 2479

Hello, Hubert, je suis du c?t? de Montfort l'Amaury dans la campagne Yvelinoise. Je vais aux rassemblements de THOIRY ainsi qu'aux rendez vous de la reine ? RAMBOUILLET. Emmanuel, the garage is named "BCARS", it's a friend of me and a specialist of triumph. His website : http://www.b-cars.fr/ Pierre
by cooper66
Sat Aug 31, 2013 12:27 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: FHC & OTS 4.2 FRANCE
Replies: 15
Views: 4873

Superbes autos !


Pierre
by cooper66
Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: New 65 S1 OTS in france
Replies: 3
Views: 2479

New 65 S1 OTS in france

Good morning, My name is Pierre, i live in Versailles near Paris, i'm 23 years old and i'm passionate about vintage cars and motorcycles. I learned the mechanics on my first car, a 92 mini cooper, then a MGB and now the Jaguar. I'm here to learn about this car and this forum is an amazing source of ...